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Pleased that we visited. A good place to reflect.

We were staying in Benalmadena Pueblo and decided to walk here to visit the temple and butterfly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Twotoneskaman
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Kent
Worth a visit even of you're a non-believer

Was disappointed that it was 30 minutes late to open but we used the time to walk through the... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
muffinn2
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England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in Benalmadena Pueblo and decided to walk here to visit the temple and butterfly park which took us about 30 minutes. The temple was so quiet and peaceful and it was a good place to reflect. There were some interesting things to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Twotoneskaman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views from the there are absolutely amazing! Inside is the most peaceful place you can find in miles.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elsa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this Buddhest Temple by accident but I'm glad we did. Its free to go inside the temple there are boxes for donations, you can read all about the structure and the culture. Also outside you can take fantastic photos of the coast down below.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gadabouts48
Reviewed 8 December 2018

Interesting in a small way . Worth stopping for a look but not super interesting ! Gift shop for spending your money is on site . The views on a clear day are spectacular !

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank AdilioBrasX
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Was disappointed that it was 30 minutes late to open but we used the time to walk through the nearby park where there are great views of this intriguing building. Inside it's a fascinating gem even if you don't subscribe to the Buddhist fundamentals. Very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank muffinn2
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Very nice place, worth visit. Beautiful views. Doors were opened so we could explore inside. The temple is just few steps from Marriposarium

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank joannakarejwo
Reviewed 12 November 2018

This is supposed to be in Benalmadena But it was a good bus ride up a mountain. It was interesting to see But seemed to be in the middle of no where

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 321,303
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

You can come and make lots of interesting photos however outside view is even better. You can see while Benalmadena and local villages by the sea!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Goran T
Reviewed 15 October 2018

A great experience will go again on the bus route it really stands out for some lovely photos.Well worth seeing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jackybderry
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Nice peaceful and serene. Worth a quick look if your at the butterfly park next door. Plenty parking and a great view.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gordon C
5 March 2018|
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Response from RobertA1735 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you’ll be pleased.... I drive past there regularly in the high season and even then it’s no too busy.... Hope above helps?
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missholly
4 March 2018|
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Response from Bar1 | Reviewed this property |
I think the bus was number 121?
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Gemma W
4 February 2018|
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Response from RobertA1735 | Reviewed this property |
Well, the monument as shown on the picture is accessible 24 hours a day, directly off the main road. Easy to get to. However, there are ruins behind it and the I believe are only open for set timings. Hope above helps?
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